Every Friday, Rock 101’s Willy Percy joins Jon McComb in the CKNW studio to talk about some of the more flavourful happenings around the world in the week that was.
North Korea claims seismic activity was a hydrogen bomb test. Promised not to use nuclear technology unless provoked by the United States
Scientists have disputed that it was a bomb and see it really was seismic activity, but they aren’t willing to go on record for fear of retaliation.
A Filipino priest caught on video giving a Christmas Eve sermon on a hoverboard has been condemned by diocese authorities.
Malaysian man gets tricked into ordering a penis enlarger online, only to receive a magnifying glass in the email.
Peace rally smackdown
Two peace activist group leaders break into fisticuffs…over peace.
Fall Out Four fallout
Russian man is suing Bethesda Software for 500,000 rubles after losing his job, his wife and his ability to live a healthy lifestyle. All because of Fall Out Four’s addictive qualities.
Making Motorhead’s Lemmy an element on the Periodic Table
Four new elements have been added to the Periodic Table, and they’all all super-heavy metals. A professor of physics in the UK wants to name one of them Lemmium, in honour of the recently deceased frontman for heavy=metal band Motorhead.
There’s even a petition going with over 100K signatures so far. @LemmiumMetal